Hoporenkv Native American Podcast

Lizana Pierce on the $15 Million for Tribes to Deploy Energy Technology

Episode Summary

In today’s podcast Wilma Noah and Krystal Cedeno, Training and Development Specialist the Native Learning Center chat with Lizana Pierce, Deployment Supervisor DOE Office of Indian Energy. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced up to $15 million in new funding to deploy energy technology on tribal lands. This funding through the DOE Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs will support Indian Tribes, Alaska Native Regional Corporations and Village Corporations, Intertribal Organizations, and Tribal Energy Development Organizations. Should tribes so choose to unleash their vast undeveloped energy resources, this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) would help support those communities. Lizana will go over the details of this new funding and provide deadlines on applying.